Mr. Vergara will be in charge of developing the global marketing strategy of the rum category and leading the creation of global promotional, creative and packaging assets, as well as directing the development of brand innovation and line extensions.
Dan Worth brands, which currently imports brands including Ole Smoky Tennessee Moonshine, has been retained to handle the sales and marketing efforts in Canada.
The new Esquire & Jefferson's Manhattan: Barrel Finished Cocktail was conceptualized in 2013 by Esquire's Editor-in-Chief David Granger and Jefferson's Bourbon founder Trey Zoeller, in an effort to provide bourbon enthusiasts with a barrel-finished bottled cocktail that enhances the experience of enjoying a classic.
Old Harbor Distilling Company, a brand new San Diego-based distiller of premium craft spirits and the first licensed distillery in the city’s sprawl-ing downtown, is pleased to announce its premiere release — San Miguel Southwestern Gin — to the marketplace.
Brockmans Gin, a super premium new-style gin, continues its U.S. growth with the addition of two new states: Connecticut and Rhode Island.
Admiral Nelson’s Black Patch Premium Black Spiced Rum uses a unique filtering process which enriches the flavor by filtering it through charred American White Oak used in the Bourbon aging process. The deep, dark Black Patch is a more robust and mysterious style of Admiral Nelson’s Spiced Rum.
The partnership more than doubles the salesforce representing Tequila Partida in the United States, increasing Partida coverage in the top tequila consumption markets and expanding to other markets previously unrepresented.
A 17-year bartending veteran, Cooper will take on the role as East Coast Portfolio Specialist where he will oversee local marketing, sales as well as bartending initiatives for the award-winning spirits portfolio.
Following a year of unprecedented growth, New Amsterdam Spirits announces the national launch of the latest addition to its premium portfolio, New Amsterdam Mango Flavored Vodka. This vodka is made with fruit flavors and 100% American grain.
Through separate narratives, each man expands on the values inherent to the 1800® drinker – namely, what it means to be effortlessly masculine, unique and impossibly cool.
Phoummany joined the organization in November of 2013 as NJ state manager, solely responsible for managing LEAF Vodka. As northeast regional manager, she is now responsible for managing the entire Global Spirits portfolio for all states spanning from Maine to Virginia.
Judges described The Wild Geese Soldiers & Heroes Premium Rum as “a great blend…refined and balanced,” according to the company.
“The gin category at SF World has grown significantly in the last few years, giving it a much more competitive landscape.” said Robert Birnecker, CEO and Master Distiller at KOVAL. “We’re extremely proud to be recognized by such a prestigious judging panel.”
“We have a clear strategy aligned to meet consumer needs in premium spirits and are building an even stronger portfolio through innovation and acquisition," said Bacardi Limited CEO Mike Dolan. "The purchase of Angel’s Share Brands and the ANGEL’S ENVY portfolio further reinforces our commitment to growing the super-premium spirits sector.”